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From historical and educational exhibits to beautiful displays of local, national, and international art, the Jewish Community Center Gallery host a wide array of content. Located just next to the JCC Theater, the Gallery provides individuals an excellent opportunity to immerse themselves on culturally enriching exhibitions. Exhibits cycle through on a monthly basis, providing a constant stream of new material. The Jewish Community Center Gallery is open to the public. Admission is free.

Art Gallery Hours

Monday - Thursday.................8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday...................................8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday.................................11:00 am - 5:00 pm

If you have any questions on Gallery hours, please call (402) 334-8200.

Gallery Manager:
Lynn Batten, (402) 334-6564
Contact Us or please download the application for Gallery Exhibition

Current & upcoming Exhibits

AUGUST  |  Best of the Class
During the month of August, select artworks from a local painters group will be on display in the JCC Gallery. “The Best of the Class” exhibit features artists Joannie Furrow, Linda Stouffer, Laura Navins, Jim Reuting, Ann McGill, and Deenie Meyerson.

SEPTEMBER  |  Changing Phases
Changing Phases is an exhibit focused on capturing the human portrait. Works featured are the result of the group’s drawing/painting sessions with a live model. Participating artists are Teresa Armagan, Jennifer Davis, Jolene Hulsing, Patricia Lontor, Renee Mehrer, Rachel Mindrup, and Cindy Simon. The public is invited to attend the opening reception on Sunday, September 10th from 2:00 -4:00 p.m.

OCTOBER  |  Holocaust Children by Elisa Morera Benn
Through this exhibit of acrylic paintings, Benn explores the ongoing impact of the Holocaust and how it has affected many people, in many countries, at many times. This exhibition is dedicated to those children who survived, but struggle to live with these experiences.

NOVEMBER | Dwellings & Highlights
During the month of November, Fiber Works will be displaying artwork created for their group challenges“Dwellings” and “Highlights”.“Dwellings” challenged members to make a piece around any type of habitat. “Highlights” challenged members to place a narrow yellow highlight line across the fiber art piece in a creative way. Fiber Works artists include: Jo Drueke, Sheila Green, Merrilee Hansen, Dorothy Heideman-Nelson, Cynthia Levis, Karen Murphy, Cindi Pape, Peg Pennel, Roxann O’Hare, Lynne O’Rourke, Marilyn Rembolt, and Pat Stava. The public is invited to attend the opening reception on Sunday, November 12th.